Northumberland County Newswire

Northumberland County Newswire

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Results 1 - 20 of 32 in Northumberland County, VA

  1. Upcoming 1-04-18Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The record Online

    ... 10 a.m. January13 at the Lodge, 48 North Main Street, Kilmarnock. An indoor yard sale to benefit the Northumberland County Animal Shelter is held regularly at the Northumberland School Administration Building, 2172 Northumberland Highway, Lottsburg. ...


  2. Book Review: Still Water BendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Southside Sentinel

    'Still Water Bending' by Wendy Mitman Clarke is a 353-page novel written by a true student of Chesapeake Bay. The setting is in Northumberland County's Ophelia and the protagonists are traditional Northern Neck families who, for generations, have made their living as watermen.


  3. Two underground coal fires pose no threat to Atlantic Sunrise pipeline: developerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 |

    A portion of the Atlantic Sunrise natural gas pipeline in Northumberland County will be near two underground fires, but the project developer says an extensive study shows they do not pose a threat. "Clearly nothing is more important to us than ensuring the safety and continued integrity of the pipeline system."


  4. Upcoming 11-30-17Read the original story

    Nov 29, 2017 | The record Online

    ... Christmas spirit of giving. Proceeds will benefit the Northumberland Public Library Tech Mobile. The Northumberland County Historical Society will offer "Holiday Music with the Bell Choir from Melrose Methodist Church" at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, December ...


  5. He's Got The Music to Soothe Your SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    TSoul will also be performing Saturday, December 23rd at the 3rd Annual 'Home for the Holidays' concert in Northumberland County.


  6. Omega Protein Employees and Supporters Call for Fisheries Managers To Protect Menhaden JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    ... uncles were captains, and now my son works for Omega Protein," said Gayle Sterrett, a teacher and Northumberland County school board member. "They are a major employer for many of our families in Northumberland County, and they have been super ...


  7. Study finds Virginia doing 'adequate' job on biosolids, but suggests additional stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 |

    ... Bay and its tributaries. David Hudnall is pictured with his son, David Jr., at their farm in Northumberland County. Hudnall, who won an award for his farming practices preserving water quality, has used biosolids to fertilize some of his fields. ...


  8. Upcoming 10-19-17Read the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | The record Online

    ... students will be admitted free. To purchase tickets, visit, or call 725-9776. The Northumberland County Historical Society will meet at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, October 22, at Ball Memorial Museum and Library, 86 Back Street, ...


  9. Menhaden battle once again pits Virginia against Northern statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 |

    ... fishery, it has a trickle-down effect to watermen and other suppliers and other businesses," said Northumberland County Administrator Luttrell Tadlock. Lancaster County Administrator Frank Pleva said Omega is also a big employer in his community, ...


  10. Upcoming 9-21-17Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | The record Online

    ... Red Cross in Essex, Richmond, Westmoreland, Northumberland, Lancaster and Middlesex counties, the Northumberland County Chapter will host a Community Volunteer Recognition "Past and Present" from 3 to 5 p.m. September 30 at the Lancaster Community ...


  11. Celebrating Robert Carter III's 1791 Deed of EmancipationRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2017 | The record Online

    ... and legal challenges to set his slaves free. Carter's document "was presented to the District Court in Northumberland County in Virginia," said Baylor. "In a Deed of Gift, Carter set out a plan for the gradual manumission of 452 enslaved people he ...


  12. Flyers Promoting 'White Nationalism' Found Posted in Downtown SunburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Police in Northumberland County say flyers promoting white nationalism where found posted around Sunbury's downtown. The Sunbury police chief says this isn't the first time posters of that nature have been left in the city.


  13. Olivia RomansRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... 9, 2017, at the Melrose United Methodist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Northumberland County Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 305, Heathsville, VA 22473.


  14. Staking of route of Atlantic Sunrise pipeline project about to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 |

    ... Co.'s motion for an injunction that would allow the Texas company access to four properties in Northumberland County and one each in Columbia, Lebanon and Luzerne. The goal is to have the pipeline in service by next July but that will not occur ...


  15. Ken Perrotte: Seigler hoping for reel success as a marketerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 |

    ... to establish his manufacturing base here. He settled on Burgess, at the end of the Northern Neck in Northumberland County. The company was basically doing "mom and pop" manufacturing, making and selling a couple hundred reels a month and employing a ...


  16. Northumberland hosts 2017 Rising StarsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | The record Online

    The 2017 Rising Stars Machine Pitch Tournament was held July 17-23 at the Northumberland County Little League complex in Heathsville.


  17. Upcoming 7-20-17Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2017 | The record Online

    The annual meeting of the Northumberland County Historical Society will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 22, at the Mary Ball Memorial Library and Museum, 86 Back Street, Heathsville.


  18. Man indicted on capital murder charge in shooting death of state police special agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 |

    ... early May 27 by the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force and state police at his sister's home in Northumberland County, about 70 miles northeast of Richmond, following an overnight search, police said. Ball was initially charged with malicious ...


  19. 92-year-old WWII veteran receives high school diplomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    One day after the anniversary of D-Day, a World War II veteran in Northumberland County is marking another major milestone. The 92-year-old World War II veteran was handed his high school diploma on stage with his family in front of a standing ovation inside the school's auditorium Wednesday afternoon.


  20. Garden Club of the Northern Neck welcomed 1,000 to historic HeathsvilleRead the original story

    May 3, 2017 | Northumberland Echo

    Guests had seven hours to visit seven destinations at the annual Garden Club of the Northern Neck's Historic Garden Week Tour. This year featured Historic Heathsville in Northumberland County and five of its privately-owned homes, as well as the Historic Old Jail and Rice's Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern.